expect[ ik-spekt ]SEE DEFINITION OF expect
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EXPECT
And can you expect the youth of Athens to be wiser than their gods?
Now tell me just what you expect a woman in my position to do.
I am, in other words, an investment from which they expect large returns.
Now the folks out in this part of the country have come to expect it from a man like him.
You will, however, expect me to say something of our latest enterprise.
He is one of the few foreigners who expect a rational answer.
Can we expect that this will be suddenly and permanently altered?
We have a just right to expect that our European policy will be the American policy of European courts.
So expect not any advocateship from me: I will not plead for you; and that's enough.
He had need to expect some good with you, that has so little good to hope for from you; mind that.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR EXPECT
- be sure of
- count on
- deem likely
- depend on
- feel confident
- hang in
- have faith
- keep fingers crossed
- knock on wood
- look at sunny side
- look forward to
- promise oneself
- sweat it
- sweat it out
- take heart
- think to
- watch for